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Romanian lender introduces contactless watch that works as banking card

By | June 15, 2017

Banca Transilvania, the second largest bank in Romania by assets, has launched a contactless watch working as a payment instrument that can replace the debit card in Romania or abroad. The BT contactless watch is the result of a collaboration with Swiss watch maker Mondaine, digital security & identification technology company Oberthur Technologies, and financial services provider MasterCard.… Read More »

MetTel Launches First IoT Single SIM

By | June 15, 2017

NEW YORK — The futuristic dream of the universal, invisible and always-on Internet of Things (IoT) is coming into view with the first SIM that intelligently roams to identify and automatically connect to the strongest signal globally, MetTel announced today. MetTel, a fast-growing communications provider for businesses, has launched IoT Single SIM which ensures the best possible connectivity… Read More »

Payfone Secures Patent for First-of-Its-Kind SIM Swap Fraud-Fighting Tech

By | June 14, 2017

NEW YORK, NY (June 14, 2017) – Payfone, the leader in mobile identity authentication for digital channels, announced today that it has secured a patent for a first-of-its-kind technology that thwarts SIM swap scams, one of the fastest-growing types of fraud plaguing consumers today. Payfone’s newly patented API-based solution detects and prevents SIM swap fraud by leveraging the… Read More »

Telit and Tele2 Introduce Telit simWISE – a Module-Software Embedded SIM Technology

By | June 14, 2017

New module-software embedded SIM technology significantly reduces time to market, complexity, and total cost of ownership  London, June 14, 2017 – Telit and Tele2 global enablers of the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced the introduction of Telit simWISE, a first-of-its-kind cellular module-embedded technology. The new technology can act as a replacement or complement for manufacturers of cellular-connected… Read More »

ICC Solutions releases the updated INTERAC U.S. Test Suite

By | June 13, 2017

ICC Solutions is delighted to announce the release of the updated INTERAC U.S. Test Suite, hosted on the industry leading ICCSimTMat test tool platform, which has been fully tested and registered by Interac Association. This test suite enables Acquirers, VAR’s, ISV’s and Merchants to perform EMV level 3 contact chip terminal integration tests to achieve formal accreditation with… Read More »

Taisys, EA launch eSIM-based travel SIM in Malaysia

By | June 9, 2017

Taisys Technologies, a provider of secure mobile services, has launched an eSIM-based travel SIM dubbed ‘m8 World SIM’, in partnership with Enabling Asia Tech (EA). Malaysian MVNA Enabling Asia also operates an MVNO under the ‘Buzzme’ brand name. With the launch of its m8 World SIM, EA’s MVNOs and Buzzme clients can access roaming services based on the… Read More »

CardPay to Start Accepting JCB Cards

By | June 9, 2017

TOKYO, June 9, 2017 – (ACN Newswire) – JCB International Co., Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB, is pleased to announce that CardPay, a global player and a European leader in e-commerce and transactional services, has signed a direct License Agreement to acquire JCB’s e-commerce card transactions across the SEPA region. With this agreement in place,… Read More »

Carrefour Banque offers instant activation of new C-zam account with Gemalto Digital PIN

By | June 8, 2017

– Innovative online account provides users with an ‘out-of-the-box’ banking experience – Gemalto’s Digital PIN delivers codes instantly via mobile app or website for immediate use ​​ ​Amsterdam – June 8, 2017, Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, is supplying Market Pay, a payment institution wholly-owned by Carrefour Group, with payment cards and a Digital PIN solution… Read More »

Zwipe’s Battery-less Biometric Dual Interface Payment Card Enters Commercial Phase With First Orders

By | June 6, 2017

OSLO, NORWAY – 06 JUNE 2017, – Biometric technology company Zwipe is pleased to announce that it has secured two new orders for its biometric payment solution, the first coming from an undisclosed customer in Asia and the second coming from a global tier-1 card manufacturer. These customers will deploy cards with Zwipe’s biometric payment solution in Q3 and Q4.… Read More »

G+D Mobile Security, Murata, and STMicroelectronics Bring Flexible and Efficient Security Solutions to a Wide Range of IoT Devices

By | June 6, 2017

Munich, Kyoto, Geneva, June 6, 2017 – New long-range and low-power IoT (Internet of Things) technologies like Low-Power Wide Area Networks (LPWAN) are enabling new use cases in application areas such as smart cities, smart agriculture, smart manufacturing, and work safety. Alongside robustness and availability, Security is a key to successful adoption of these new applications. G+D Mobile… Read More »

OPTAGLIO prepares technology for machine reading of holograms

By | June 5, 2017

LOCHOVICE (June 5, 2017) – Optaglio announced the final phase of development of technology for automated decision making about the genuineness of documents. Machine reading of holograms is critical for increasing of an effectiveness of border checks, security inspections, checking tax stamps, highway stickers, etc.  A document examined will be put into a movable machine and shined on… Read More »

CPI Touts Speed, Security of New Instant-Issuance Printer

By | June 5, 2017

A new instant-issuance product from CPI Card Group promises faster card processing times along with higher resolution printing. Called Precision by [email protected], the system is designed to improve security and the customer experience. CPI worked with France-based card printer company Evolis on the technology. The system features “a color touch screen display which allows users to more easily… Read More »

A New Labeling System From Evolis Facilitates Compliance With The Fda Regulation On Menu Labeling

By | June 2, 2017

Evolis, the world leader in personalization and printing solutions for plastic cards, launches a new packaged solution for food labeling: Edikio. The affordable and easy-to-use system helps restaurants and food retailers to achieve compliance with the FDA’s new regulation on menu labeling. In order to get ready for the upcoming FDA regulation, restaurant chains and food establishments with… Read More »

CPI Card Group drives instant issuance innovation with introduction of Precision by [email protected]®

By | June 1, 2017

LITTLETON, CO (June 1, 2017) — CPI Card Group (NASDAQ: PMTS, TSX: PMTS), a global leader in financial and EMV® chip card production and related services, in partnership with Evolis (EPA: ALTVO), the world leader in decentralized issuance systems of payment cards, today announced the release of Precision by [email protected]®, featuring even faster card processing times paired with… Read More »

Intel adopts e-SIM to support Microsoft’s connected PC vision

By | May 31, 2017

PCs are making a comeback, if the news out of Computex 2017 is any indication, and Microsoft wants to make sure they’re all constantly connected. To support that vision, Intel is making its current and future modems compatible with e-SIMs, so future laptops can connect to LTE networks without physical SIM-card trays. That’s because the technology you’d typically… Read More »

Microsoft signs up Intel, AT&T, EE, T-Mobile and others to its eSIM vision for connected PCs

By | May 31, 2017

Today, at the Computex 2017 tech expo, Microsoft and Qualcomm announced details of new Always Connected PCs on the way from ASUS, HP and Lenovo, built on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 ‘Mobile PC Platform’. Despite using ARM-based processors, these new laptops and 2-in-1s will run the full version of Windows 10, with the ability to run x86 desktop applications… Read More »

Bosch Adds New Functionalities and Higher Level Encryption to LECTUS Card Reader Line

By | May 30, 2017

PEARL RIVER, N.Y. — Bosch Security Systems announces it has extended the flexibility and security of its LECTUS secure Open Supervised Device Protocol (OSDP) series with a new card reader and added functionality. The new LECTUS secure 1000 reader introduces a smaller form factor (mini-mullion), which has already been deployed in the LECTUS secure Wiegand series. This compact… Read More »

Agfa Graphics unveils new upgrades to Arziro, dedicated end-to-end security printing ecosystem

By | May 30, 2017

Agfa Graphics has released new versions of two elements within its Arziro ecosystem for the general security printing market. Arziro Design 3.0 drives comprehensive and flexible security printing, offering new security design features and integration with Arziro Authenticate 2.0 – the updated version of Agfa Graphics’ ultra-safe, encrypted distribution platform. Both solutions will be displayed at the Graphitec… Read More »